The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 03 May 2016 16:04:29 +0000 Web Officer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126338/Web%2520Officer.html Web Officer Marketing and External Affairs   £25,029 - £33,582 per annum Ref No: REQ004289 As we embarkon the next evolution of the Coventry University Group and to support our ambitious corporate plan,we are now seeking to build a driven high performance team to join us onthisexcitingfuture ahead.   We are looking to recruit a dynamic and passionate Web Officer to primarily deliver web content and social media campaigns for the Coventry University Group. As Web Officer, you will lead and co-ordinate website projects for designated corporate pages and will be responsible for the digital content strategy. You will use online content, mobile and social media tools to produce interactive, interesting and dynamic digital content. You will monitor and access statistical data, to produce analysis and reports on the effectiveness of digital content delivered as part of integrated activity to promote the University’s corporate plan.   You will collaborate with team members to capture events, activities and initiatives to demonstrate the diverse nature of university work. You will also work with the design studio to develop consistent, lively and interesting visual objects for the website and other digital platforms.   You will also work with the creative multimedia department to create content for key events, activities and initiatives, to demonstrate the diverse nature of the University’s corporate pages. You will work alongside other members of the Marketing and External Affairs team in the production of marketing... 03 May 2016 16:04:46 +0000 Digital Copywriter & Communities Officer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126337/Digital%2520Copywriter%2520%26%2520Communities%2520Officer.html Digital Copywriter & Communities Officer Marketing and External Affairs   £21,612 - £27,333 per annum Ref No: REQ004245   As we embarkon the next evolution of the Coventry University Group and to support our ambitious corporate plan,we are now seeking to build a driven high performance team to join us onthisexcitingfuture ahead.   As a Digital Copywriter & Communities Officer, you will support the social media and wider digital team in delivering a high level of engaging copy for a wide range of social media sites, including Coventry University’s blog - UnCOVered.   You will be involved in creating and coordinating a wide range of content including search engine optimised blogs and web copy, for each of the University’s priority areas – student recruitment, business and research, guest blogs, vlogs and podcasts. You will be responsible for proofreading and editing content to ensure it is of a high quality and to brand guidelines. You will collaborate with a range of students, staff, stakeholders and student ambassadors to create content that is relevant to Coventry University’s target student audience. We are looking for a driven and ambitious degree holder with proven experience of writing digital copy who is passionate about creating content for digital platforms. If this sounds like you, we’d like to hear from you. Closing Date: 17 May 2016 https://staffrecruitment.coventry.ac.uk/tlive_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID%3d031550CTFw&WVID=1861420Izv&LANG=USA 03 May 2016 16:04:47 +0000 Multimedia Officer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126336/Multimedia%2520Officer.html Multimedia Officer Marketing and External Affairs   £25,029 - £33,582 per annum Ref No: REQ004290   As we embarkon the next evolution of the Coventry University Group and to support our ambitious corporate plan,we are now seeking to build a driven high performance team to join us onthisexcitingfuture ahead.   We are looking to recruit a Multimedia Officer to support the University’s multimedia team in filming and editing videos for the University website and social media channels. You will work closely with the Web Content and Social Media manager and the wider marketing team to identify new opportunities for filming, and to manage shoots across the University Group.   As our Multi-Media Officer you will be involved in the production of a wide variety of multi-media content including vlogs, podcasts, infographics, motion graphics, and animation for a range of platforms, including web, digital screens and social media. You will be involved in carrying out film shoots and work closely with the University’s digital team and wider Marketing team to identify opportunities for filming.   You will be able to identify new trends within online video and constantly keep up to date with emerging online video techniques, as you will be responsible for producing a range of cutting edge video content for a wide range of subject matter.   The successful candidate will have substantial experience in a multimedia production environment, be able to tag and measure content and have filming, editing and motion graphics... 03 May 2016 16:04:32 +0000 Social Media Assistant http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126335/Social%2520Media%2520Assistant.html Social Media Assistant Marketing and External Affairs   £21,612 - £27,333 per annum Ref No: REQ004266   As we embarkon the next evolution of the Coventry University Group andto support thisexcitingfuture ahead,we are nowlooking for driven and ambitious individuals to join us on our journey to success. We are seeking a dynamic, motivated and highly enthusiastic Social Media Assistant, to play a pivotal role in the Marketing and External Affairs team at Coventry University. You will support the Social Media Officer in creating and delivering content across a wide range of social media sites in line with Coventry University’s objectives and goals.   You will be responsible for producing engaging, creative content plans across the Coventry University group and for maintaining Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google +, Snap Chat and Instagram profiles. Key responsibilities will include ensuring posts are responded to in a timely manner that engages, entertains and helps our online community.   You will work with other colleagues within the digital team to produce reports on campaign activity and monitor the success of social media campaigns.   The successful candidate will have a relevant degree and experience within a social media role. With proven experience of writing SEO friendly web-copy and/or social media, you will be able to write for different audiences and purposes. You will have an understanding of emerging social media platforms and keep up to date with current social media trends.   We are looking for... 03 May 2016 15:03:49 +0000 Web & Social Media Officers http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126334/Web%2520%26%2520Social%2520Media%2520Officers.html Web & Social Media Officers (International and Enterprise & Innovation)   Coventry University Marketing and External Affairs   Salary: £25,029 - £33,582 per annum   Job reference: REQ004242   As Coventry University continues to become more internationally focused and a globally recognised University, we are looking to appoint dynamic, motivated and highly enthusiastic Web and Social Media Officers to focus on the International and Enterprise & Innovation agendas.   You will be responsible for producing engaging social media plans at Coventry University, by creating focused content for the web and social media platforms.   You will collect relevant information, profiles, news and stories to create interesting, digital content to engage Coventry University’s target audience. You will also work closely with contributors to support the production of content for the web and social media platforms.   You will work with other colleagues to plan and deliver creative integrated marketing campaigns, as well as produce reports on campaign activity and monitor the success of social media campaigns.   The successful candidate will have experience of setting up and maintaining websites and social media platforms and have an understanding of URL structure and redirects. You will have a Degree in marketing or a communications discipline, excellent communication skills and be a good team player.   If you would like an exciting and creative role within a sector leading University we would... 03 May 2016 15:03:31 +0000 Social Media Officer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126333/Social%2520Media%2520Officer.html Coventry University   Marketing and External Affairs   Social Media Officer   Grade 6   £25,029 - £33,582 per annum REQ004252   As we embarkon the next evolution of the Coventry University Group and to support our ambitious corporate plan,we are now seeking to build a driven high performance team to join us onthisexcitingfuture ahead.   We are looking to recruit a dynamic and passionate Social Media Officer to work within their Marketing and External Affairs team, to create social content aligned to corporate priorities and to deliver a social media strategy for the University. As a Social Media Officer, you will lead the development of all social media content for the University and create content plans for the University’s social channels. You will create engaging and innovative social media campaigns and analyse the effectiveness of these campaigns with the wider team. You will collaborate with team members to capture events, activities and initiatives to demonstrate the diverse nature of university work.   You will be responsible for managing the social media budget, including bidding for additional funds where necessary.   Educated to degree level with a marketing/communications/Business or English focused qualification, you will have substantial experience of setting up and maintaining social media platforms as well as running paid social media campaigns. You will be on the pulse of emerging social platforms and keep up to date with social media trends and developments. If you’d... 03 May 2016 13:01:51 +0000 Head of Digital http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126331/Head%2520of%2520Digital.html Head of Digital   Grade: 8   Salary: £36,678 - £52,224 per annum REQ004298     Coventry University is achieving unprecedented success. AwardedTimes and Sunday Times Modern University of the Yearthree years in a row, 15th in the Guardian League Tables, and named 'University of the Year' in the annual TimesHigher Education (THE) Awards, our vision is to continue toenhance our position as a leading providerof innovative education and impactful research both nationally andinternationally.   As we embarkon the next evolution of the University Group and to support our ambitious corporate plan,we are now seeking to build a driven high performance team to join us onthisexcitingfuture ahead.   We are seeking a new strategic Head of Digital to lead our in-house digital team. Working as part of the Marketing and External Affairs senior team, this post will play a critical role in ensuring digital is spread across Coventry University Group marketing activities. The role will be responsible for the continuous development of the external Coventry University Group website including leading on the new group website project and the continuous planning of creative digital campaigns to enable teams to achieve the University’s goals in line with corporate strategy. You will have substantial experience of leading and managing large scale digital marketing projects and measured campaigns, along with a sound understanding of the importance of data and performance metrics across channels. You will be a strategic planner with... 27 April 2016 11:11:24 +0000 PHP Web Developer - West Midlands http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/125764/PHP%2520Web%2520Developer%2520-%2520West%2520Midlands.html This innovative, full service design and marketing communications agency based in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham is seeking an experienced PHP Web Developer to join the web team. The agency has extensive experience in delivering creativity across the board to an extremely varied client base. They work with a variety of clients ranging from small to multi-national corporations across B2B, B2C and B2E. They are looking for PHP Web Developers to join their growing team, building and maintaining a range of websites and internet-based solutions. The ideal candidates will have experience in a Digital Agency environment or similar and will hold the following skills and experiences: Must haves: •    PHP 5, HTML & CSS •    MySQL, JavaScript and jQuery •    Object Orientation, MVC Pattern •    GIT Source Control •    Database management, optimisation & administration •    Linux server and domain management •    A clinical approach to testing with a sharp eye for detail Nice to haves: •    Laravel frameworkSass/Less - Gulp •    Responsive frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation) •    App development (native or PhoneGap) •    WordPress CMS •    API integrations To apply please email over your CV with at least 3 example URL’s PHP Web Developer Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham £25-30k 11 April 2016 16:04:17 +0000 Artworker - South Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/124464/Artworker%2520-%2520South%2520Birmingham.html Midlands based high profile agency are on the lookout for a Senior Artworker to join their studio team near Birmingham. Responsible to the Studio Team Leader, this role encompasses a wide variety of projects in the agency’s artwork Studio, offering excellent opportunities to learn new skills and techniques whilst producing top-end work. Experience required • Experience as an Artworker/Creative Artworker, in a Mac environment, preferably in a busy, fastmoving setting combining print and press production. • Thorough knowledge of the latest production/print techniques is vital. • Accuracy and attention to detail is essential, along with good typography skills and an eye for design. • Must be experienced in creating artwork from scamps or verbal briefs. • Must be familiar with image retouching and manipulation to repro standard. • Knowledge of web applications and HTML technologies is desirable. The role and its responsibilities • General preparation of design files to a digital reprographic standard ready for pre-press production. • Artwork production of any combination of press ads, point-of-sale, brochures, leaflets and direct mail pieces on a daily basis. • Be capable of producing 50+ page brochures to a high standard, utilising recognised timesaving working practices – e.g. style sheets, master pages and layers. • Regularly required to manipulate or retouch imagery under direction from Creative. • Creative artworking, often from scamps or verbal briefs from Creative, sometimes generating a... 11 April 2016 16:04:56 +0000 UI/UX Developer - Coventry http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/124463/UI%2FUX%2520Developer%2520-%2520Coventry.html This Coventry based tech company are looking for a UI/UX developer with strong javascript skills and ideally javascript front-end framework experience. Is the development force strong with you? Do you enjoy putting a smile on your client's faces with your slick solutions? Do you thrive as part of a small, dynamic team? This Coventry based tech company are looking for a developer to join their company and help drive forward the development of their flagship product. Reporting to the Director and liaising with our architect and a back-end developer, your primary role will involve modernising their web user interface while helping support the overall technology stack.Required • Strong Javascript skills • UI/UX design skills • Experience with PHP and/or Zend Framework 2 • Working knowledge of server-side MVC frameworks • Experience working with RESTful APIs • Good understanding of design patterns and software engineering principles • Strong focus on customer engagement and satisfaction • Strong teamwork and problem-solving skillsDesirable • Experience building and growing large single-page apps using AngularJS (or similar) • Familiarity with front-end tools such as Gulp, Grunt, Less and Sass • Knowledge of testing AngularJS applications using Jasmine/Mocha and Protractor To apply, please forward your CV and links to your work ASAP. UI/UX Developer Coventry to £40k 11 April 2016 16:04:48 +0000 Head of Digital http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/124462/Head%2520of%2520Digital.html Arena Racing Company is the largest racecourse group in the UK, operating 16 racecourses, two hotels and three golf courses. We host some of the biggest days in the racing calendar including the famous Ladbrokes  St. Leger Festival, Coral Welsh Grand National and Betfred Midlands Grand National, as well as some exciting non-raceday activities, such as live music concerts. Our in-house marketing department is responsible for creating both consumer and business campaigns that support our racecourses busy calendar. We are currently looking for new members to join our passionate and energetic team in our busy in-house studio based at Wolverhampton Racecourse. Job Title:   Head of Digital Main purpose of the job:  Reporting to the Director of Central Marketing, the Head of Digital is responsible for defining, developing and delivering the digital strategy for ARC; including the roadmap for implementing the next generation of strategic digital initiatives and services. Management, coaching and development of the Digital Team plus the responsibility for the day-to-day running of digital communications, ensuring standards of the highest quality are achieved. Hours:    40 hours per week Responsible to: Director of Central Marketing Liaison with:  Director of Central Marketing, Head of Creative, Account Managers, Racecourse Marketing Executives & Managers, Racecourse EVH Managers, Racecourse Commercial Managers, Racecourse General Managers / Executive Directors, wider group marketing contacts, CRM Manager and the... 11 April 2016 16:04:05 +0000 Front End Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/124461/Front%2520End%2520Developer.html Arena Racing Company is the largest racecourse group in the UK, operating 16 racecourses, two hotels and three golf courses. We host some of the biggest days in the racing calendar including the famous Ladbrokes  St. Leger Festival, Coral Welsh Grand National and Betfred Midlands Grand National, as well as some exciting non-raceday activities, such as live music concerts. Our in-house marketing department is responsible for creating both consumer and business campaigns that support our racecourses busy calendar. We are currently looking for new members to join our passionate and energetic team in our busy in-house studio based at Wolverhampton Racecourse. Job Title: Front End Developer Main purpose of the job:  Reporting to the head of digital, responsibilities include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works. Hours:   40 hours per week Responsible to:    Head of Digital Liaison with:   Digital Team, Creative Team, Account Management Team, CRM Team, Director of Central Marketing Responsibilities: Develop new user-facing features Build reusable code and libraries for future use Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability Assure that all user input is validated... 11 April 2016 16:04:16 +0000 Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/124459/Designer.html     Arena Racing Company is the largest racecourse group in the UK, operating 16 racecourses, two hotels and three golf courses. We host some of the biggest days in the racing calendar including the famous Ladbrokes  St. Leger Festival, Coral Welsh Grand National and Betfred Midlands Grand National, as well as some exciting non-raceday activities, such as live music concerts. Our in-house marketing department is responsible for creating both consumer and business campaigns that support our racecourses busy calendar. We are currently looking for new members to join our passionate and energetic team in our busy in-house studio based at Wolverhampton Racecourse.   Job Title:   Designer – based at Wolverhampton Racecourse Job Purpose: Working alongside the Head of Creative, Senior Designer and Design Team to provide creative campaign solutions/design concepts production ready files. Responsible to:    Head of Creative Liaison with: Design Team, Digital Team, CRM Team, Account Managers,Studio Manager, Director of Central Marketing, Racecourse Marketing Managers.   Core Tasks of Job: Reporting to the Head of Creative, the Designer is responsible for providing creative campaign concepts and final production ready artwork across a range of marketing material and channels; Responsible for generating a variety of creative design concepts, taking the project from brief through to completion. Create and amend artwork using software applications; Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat,... 05 May 2016 05:05:04 +0000 VB.NET Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126505/VB.NET%2520Developer.html A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a VB.NET Developer to join an enthusiastic solutions driven company. Essential: Strong VB.NET Over 3 years Microsoft ASP.NET development Good previous experience with C#.net Writing SQL Stored Procedures Solid HTML and JavaScript skills Team Player with a flexible approach Knowledge & Experience To be experienced in working with multi-tiered websites To be familiar with JQuery and ajax and HTML5 Exposure to code management systems, SVN, GIT or similar If you feel you fit the above criteria, please do apply! 05 May 2016 05:05:03 +0000 Web Developer - Stoke on Trent - 35,000 http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126496/Web%2520Developer%2520-%2520Stoke%2520on%2520Trent%2520-%252035%2C000.html Web Developer - Stoke on Trent - 35,000 Location: Stoke on Trent Salary: Negotiable Benefits: Contributory pension scheme, Cash health care plan, Critical illness cover, Death In service, 20 days holiday + bank holidays, free parking, subsidised canteen, Working with other members of the team, as the Web Developer your responsibilities will include: Progressively delivering functioning solutions to project stake holders via an AGILE iterative type of approach Produce and assist other developers in the production of development plans Application of new brands to web sites Deliver solutions to business requests Maintaining the company's Real Time Pricing system Mentoring other developers in software development principles and technology. Assisting other developers with application development problem solving The ideal candidate will be able to work both on their own and as part of a team and it would be desirable if you have proven skills in the use of: C# 3.5/VB.NET ASP.NET MVC HTML5/CSS XML Microsoft SQL/TSQL Proven track record of application development. Industry recognised certification an advantage but not essential. The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills, but also display the ability to plan work with specific attention to detail, which is crucial to this role. Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role. 04 May 2016 18:06:37 +0000 Motions Graphics Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126473/Motions%2520Graphics%2520Designer.html Motions Graphics Designer, Agency, up to 30,000, West Midlands, Permanent THE AGENCY: This agency, work with a stellar list of global clients, spanning retail, FMCG, automotive and financial and their aim is to help leaders of these brands communicate better with their employees. With a team of 50 strong that keeps growing, this agency has offices in London and in a small rural village in Worcestershire. With 14 awards under their belt and more to come, this agency prides itself on delivering effective communications to its enviable client base. THE ROLE: An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Motion Graphics Designer to join this agencys creative team. You will be working directly with the other designers in the department to quickly come up with creative concepts that will translate into commercial event design solutions. Key Responsibilities: Working closely with other members of the creative and film teams to develop creative solutions to briefs Receiving and interpreting creative briefs and creating high quality treatments Design of 2D and 2.5D graphics with static and moving viewpoints from basic logo animations and animated backgrounds through to immersive, engaging animations Keeping up to date with the latest trends and technologies Contributing to creative meetings and brainstorms to develop concepts Maintaining organised project workspaces and accurate filing processes to ensure the smooth running of a project Creation of stand-alone animated VTs or providing assets for editors to incorporate into projects Choosing the right... 04 May 2016 17:05:42 +0000 2 mid-level PHP developer- 25,000 to 30,000 - Stafford http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126443/2%2520mid-level%2520PHP%2520developer-%252025%2C000%2520to%252030%2C000%2520-.html Midlevel PHP Developer/PHP/25,000 to 30,000 DOE/Stafford PHP, HTML, CSS, Job Description We are looking for passionate and ambitious PHP developers to join our team. This role will give you the opportunity to work on innovative new products within a supportive and forward thinking team. Core Responsibilities Working within an agile project team you will be working on the groups internal wesites and web applications. Essential PHP HTML/CSS Working in a fast paced agency environment is a distinct advantage Nice to Have Wordpress or other similar CMS MVC frameworks (such as CodeIgniter) RESTful API and integrations Salary of 25,000 to 30,000 DOE . Benefits include 33 days holiday, relaxed dress code, 5% pension contribution, annually reviewed salaries, and an annual profit share scheme. If you are interested and would like more information please contact Ian Fitzgerald or email an up to date CV to (see below) Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role. 04 May 2016 17:05:42 +0000 Senior Artist - 2D, 3D, interface & game design, Photoshop http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126446/Senior%2520Artist%2520-%25202D%2C%25203D%2C%2520interface%2520%26%2520game%2520design%2C.html Senior Artist - 2D, 3D, interface & game design High level of artistic ability (2D or 3D) High level of proficiency in Photoshop and other main stream Graphic creation programs. Experience in a similar role Experience of interface and game design Demonstrable solid understanding of fundamental design principles Ability to understand technical limitations, and work within them. Key responsibilities Concepting Game layout and interface design. Animation Guidance and mentoring to other Art team members. Participate in R&D of new techniques to implement into production pipeline Creating assets for use in game Preparing assets for delivery to the code team The main purpose of this role is to design, prototype and create engaging game layouts for game (gambling) software. Looking for individuals with such experience that they will be able to offer guidance and mentoring to other members of the team. You will have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a wide range of people, from other artists and product owners to game developers and testers. Based in Lichfield - commutable by train from Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield, and convenient for bus routes as well (Walsall, Burton, Cannock, Rugeley, Stafford) 04 May 2016 17:05:40 +0000 Lead Artist - 2D, 3D, interface & game design http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126424/Lead%2520Artist%2520-%25202D%2C%25203D%2C%2520interface%2520%26%2520game%2520design.html Lead Artist - 2D, 3D, interface & game design High level of artistic ability (2D or 3D) High level of proficiency in Photoshop and other main stream Graphic creation programs. Experience in a similar role Experience in guiding a team of creative artists Experience of interface and game design Demonstrable solid understanding of fundamental design principles Ability to understand technical limitations, and work within them. Key responsibilities Concepting Game layout and interface design. Animation Guidance and mentoring to other Art team members. Participate in R&D of new techniques to implement into production pipeline Creating assets for use in game Preparing assets for delivery to the code team The main purpose of this role is to design, prototype and create engaging game layouts for game (gambling) software. Looking for individuals with such experience that they will be able to offer guidance and mentoring to other members of the team. You will have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a wide range of people, from other artists and product owners to game developers and testers. Based in Lichfield - commutable by train from Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield, and convenient for bus routes as well (Walsall, Burton, Cannock, Rugeley, Stafford) 04 May 2016 17:05:05 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126406/Senior%2520Designer.html Senior Designer, Retail Company, West Midlands, circa 40,000, Permanent THE COMPANY: Established 21 years ago, this multi-channel retailer have been making woman feel fantastic with the lingerie and clothing ranges that they offer. The business is one that wants woman to celebrate their curves and is currently going through a time of exciting growth and development. THE ROLE: As Senior Designer for this brand you will produce highly engaging and aspirational creative designs that not only sell a product, but an experience to the end consumer. You will work across all channels, to include magazine, catalogue, direct mail, website content and emails, on each season as well as helping to design any social media campaigns and packaging, POS and any other marketing material needed. It will be your job as Senior Designer to also support, manage and nurture a small team of designers underneath you and take charge of workflow management. Ensuring you prioritise and schedule work through the busy studio. THE KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: - Oversee and direct the design team to create engaging concepts and develop designs through to completion that are on brand and meet the brief. - Design product pages and editorial content for the mail order magazine. - Produce seasonal magazine design and production schedules, ensuring all involved in the production processes are aware of the schedules. - Help to design any website content and email campaigns as well as any social media. - Produce engaging and effective designs for web content including promotional pods, home page... 04 May 2016 01:01:42 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126388/Graphic%2520Designer.html Graphic Designer Walsall GD209 18.5k -19k Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for an experienced Graphic Designer with at least 1 years relevant work experience. We are looking for a permanent person as well as someone to cover the role on a 3 months basis, the salary on the 3 month contract would be pro rata. Job Summary The candidate must have excellent attention to detail and a proven ability to be able to interpret client briefs from the job's inception to print-ready artwork that meet the group's needs. They must also be highly organised and able to manage a variety of tasks and deliver work to strict deadlines whilst under pressure. You will be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and have a basic knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. You will be responsible for the daily production of marketing materials, ensuring that they adhere to the company requirements whilst meeting our brand standards. You will report directly to their Creative Lead Designer and have daily meetings about workloads within the department. In addition, it will not be compulsory but beneficial if the individual has additional skills that will benefit the business i.e. photography. Key Responsibilities The post holder shall: Take personal responsibility for production and proof reading of their own work and share responsibility with the Account Co-ordinator to ensure that all work is prioritised and completed to set deadlines Design marketing materials, working to strict deadlines in order for jobs to be completed on time... 04 May 2016 01:01:38 +0000 Junior Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126387/Junior%2520Artworker.html Junior Artworker South Birmingham Salary: 16-20K Depending on Experience Ref: GD208 Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for an experienced Junior Mac Artworker to work in a busy in-house design team. Ready and raring to face the challenges of a buzzing environment, you’ll be familiar with digesting briefs, understanding client expectations and working with absolute accuracy to deliver flawless artwork every time. The Role You’ll primarily support and assist the Senior Artworker, and liaising closely with the entire Marketing Team, you’ll work on a mix of marketing collateral, Catalogues, Brochures, POS, store signage, billboards, promos and some web, crafting perfect layouts that are technically correct across a variety of media while adhering to brand guidelines and tight deadlines. As the final stage of the print production process, you’ll be consistently showcasing your exceptional, technical based artworking abilities. Personal Attributes Perfectionist Organisation Multi-tasking Impeccable communication High motivation Excels in a team environment Technical Skills & Experience 6 – 12 months’ experience in an artworker role Good knowledge of CS Adobe Software (in particular InDesign & Photoshop) Knowledge of the print production processes Knowledge of producing & preparing artwork Experience of print finishes & processes Time & workflow management Appreciation & knowledge of typography Delivery of final artwork to... 03 May 2016 17:05:07 +0000 Head of Media Relations http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126365/Head%2520of%2520Media%2520Relations.html My client, a sector-leading global consumer business, are looking for an experienced Head of Media Relations who will be responsible for the conception, development and execution of effective proactive and reactive media relations. The successful Head of Media Relations will focus on driving the company's reputation and positioning in the media. This includes managing external communications and leading on and handling reputational media issues. The role holder will also work with wider communications colleagues to deliver a proactive media relations strategy that is aligned to the Global Businesses and to employee communications. Key Activities: The Head of Media Relations will: Contribute to the development of a cohesive media relations strategy for the business, delivering strong positioning for the business that attracts customers from our target segments and reinforces our leadership with existing customers. Develop and deploy effective positioning for proactive corporate media campaigns/strategic announcements. Execute external communications and messaging for key UK events. Actively engage with the functional and business peers to build and safeguard the reputation of the business, including in-depth understanding and risk escalation of business and customer trends that could impact the company's reputation and performance. Anticipate and identify issues, and provide insight, analysis and counsel to senior managers Actively support, coach and develop media relations talent. Required Knowledge & Experience: The successful Head of Media... 01 May 2016 04:04:53 +0000 Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126146/Web%2520Developer.html The Company: An established agency in Coventry are looking for a new member of their team. They've an interesting history and over the last 2 decades they've created a comprehensive skill range. In short, they're a digital agency who are making a national mark. In order to consistently compete with the best agencies nationwide, they're tech enthusiasts. They get involved with all the latest technologies, but more importantly, they allow their developers to research, cross learn on skillsets and encourage personal development within the workplace. The Role: They employ around 60 members of staff, but you'll be joining the back-end, web team; working alongside the front-end developers. This is a team of 5, for this particular arm of the business. The Skillset: The core requirements for the role are: -C#, MVC , ASP.Net, WebAPI. What you'll learn -PHP, Xarmarin, Umbraco. If you're interested, send a link to your Github account and your current CV to ECOM Recruitment are a specialist recruitment firm with a straight-talking approach and an impressive contacts book. We are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy and are an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applicants from all backgrounds. 01 May 2016 04:04:49 +0000 Senior Front End Developer (Javascript, Developer)) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/126122/Senior%2520Front%2520End%2520Developer%2520%28Javascript%2C.html Job title: Senior Front End Developer (Javascript) Department: Business Technology Group Location: Warwick The UK's fastest growing and largest independent energy supplier is seeking a strong Front End Developer to join our forward thinking agile team. This opening comes at an exciting stage and offers a fantastic opportunity for you to develop the next generation of our customer facing digital platform Our talented online team have claimed many awards over the last 5 years, and most recently we were voted as having the best i-phone energy app by the Which Survey. In fact our team are currently maintaining and developing one the leading Utility Apps on the Play and App stores, and won Utility website of the year in 2014. We are the 'Growing Business Awards' Growing Business of the Year 2014 and the only energy company to have been listed in the fast track 100 for four consecutive years You will be responsible for helping build our digital platform using CSS3, HTML5 and Javascript that will be the digital "shop front" for a business which now has in excess of 1.5million accounts and 850,000 customers. You'll be a pivotal member of our online team, using technology to deliver projects that engage with our customers and help them understand and take full control of their energy usage. Typical projects could include: - Developing mobile first interactive experiences to help our customers better understand their energy usage and offering novel ways to save on their energy spend - Contributing new ideas to encourage people to engage and share their experiences...